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Need a place to study? How about a Gongbu Bang?

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There are 2 major variations of Gongbu Bangs (공부방), or Study Bangs within South Korea. They could either be mini tuition centres and self study areas for students. For this article, I’ll be… Continue reading

Love movies? Why not go to a DVD Bang!

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Imagine having a mini theatre all to yourself as you enjoy your movies without a care in the world… That’s what you can expect when you’re at a DVD Bang! DVD Bangs are… Continue reading

Sing your heart out in Noraebangs! Korean Karaoke Rooms!

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Now for those who are musically inclined, here’s an article for Noraebang, 노래방. (You can even find these in Jjimjilbangs!) These Karaoke rooms have unique props, as compared to the ones we might… Continue reading

Jjimjilbang! A Korean Spa!

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Jjimjilbang (찜질방) is a Korean version of spas and saunas. The direct translation would be Heating (Jjimjil) Room (Bang) and they don’t only have sauna related things! Modern variations can be considered mini… Continue reading

What are PC Bangs like?

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Before you start asking, PC Bangs are Computer Cafes or LAN Gaming Centres in Korea. Unlike those in other countries, these shops provide the high quality computers and internet connection.They also come equipped… Continue reading

Gaming Scholarships in Korea?

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As we all know, gaming is very big in South Korea, to the point that there are gaming stadiums and tv channels in the country! Recently, one university decided to take e-sports to… Continue reading

Top 3 Free to Play, Korean RPG Games Apps!

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Korea is sometimes well known for its gaming culture, as many competitive professional gamers live and work there! But other than the stereotypical computer games, did you know that many enjoy mobile games… Continue reading